PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - A day after winning a walk-off on a two-out,two-run error, the Portland Sea Dogs won in their final at bat again, only this time with a bases loaded walk in a 2-1 victory over the New Britain Rock Cats.
It's the Sea Dogs seventh straight victory.
J.C. Linares opened the ninth inning iwth a walk. Rock Cats pitcher Edgar Ibarra then threw two wild pitches in the following at-bat. New Britain then elected to load the bases before Vitek walked in the game-winning RBI.
After trailing from the opening inning, Portland tied the contest at one in the bottom of the seventh ona Vitek fielder's choice, in which Tony Thomas beat the play-at-the-plate.
Sea Dog pitchers Charlie Haeger, Wil Latimer, and Brock Huntzinger combined for 11 strikeout and only four hits. Huntzinger improved to 2-0 after pitching a perfect ninth.
Portland will go for a series sweep and their eighth straight on Sunday.